The Author

Katy Hartman studied English at the University of Mississippi before she moved to New York City to pursue her MFA in creative writing at The New School. She is a nanny on the Upper East Side and member of Redeemer Presbyterian Church’s Downtown congregation.

Joy and Sorrow Intermingled

Everything that happens on the surface of this dappled planet, from the deepest joy to the most unspeakable tragedy, is a tangle of grief